Period
to 25 July 2017

The median annual salary for a Test Engineer was £42,500 in advertised job vacancies in Crawley during the 6 months to 25 July 2017.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Test Engineer
West Sussex > Crawley
6 months to
25 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 64 101 94
Rank change year-on-year +37 -7 -10
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Engineer 28 5 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Crawley 3.73% 0.50% 0.52%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.86% 0.51% 0.53%
Number of salaries quoted 25 5 4
Crawley median annual salary £42,500 £35,000 £34,250
Median salary % change year-on-year +21.43% +2.19% +5.38%
10th Percentile £39,625 £31,250 £31,400
90th Percentile £50,000 £38,250 £44,500
West Sussex median annual salary £42,500 £35,500 £29,500
% change year-on-year +19.72% +20.34% -15.71%

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Crawley. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

IT Job Roles
Crawley
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 726 987 761
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Crawley 96.67% 98.21% 98.07%
Number of salaries quoted 685 912 659
Crawley median annual salary £42,500 £45,000 £43,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.56% +4.65% -2.27%
10th Percentile £28,250 £27,000 £26,250
90th Percentile £57,500 £67,500 £60,000
West Sussex median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

Test Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Crawley

Job postings that featured Test Engineer in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Crawley.

Job vacancy trend for Test Engineer in Crawley

Test Engineer
Salary Trend in Crawley

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Test Engineer in Crawley.

Salary trend for Test Engineer in Crawley

Test Engineer
Salary Histogram in Crawley

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Test Engineer in Crawley over the 6 months to 25 July 2017.

Salary histogram for Test Engineer in Crawley

Test Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Crawley

For the 6 months to 25 July 2017, Test Engineer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Crawley region featuring Test Engineer in the job title.

1 24 (85.71%) Test Automation
2 22 (78.57%) Python
3 19 (67.86%) Agile Software Development
4 16 (57.14%) Software Testing
5 14 (50.00%) Wireless
6 13 (46.43%) Linux
7 12 (42.86%) BDD
7 12 (42.86%) Process Improvement
7 12 (42.86%) Defect Tracking
8 11 (39.29%) Root Cause Analysis
8 11 (39.29%) TDD
9 9 (32.14%) QA
10 7 (25.00%) Windows
10 7 (25.00%) SDET
11 6 (21.43%) Test Scripting
12 5 (17.86%) C#
13 4 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
13 4 (14.29%) VBScript
13 4 (14.29%) HP UFT
13 4 (14.29%) Selenium
13 4 (14.29%) Requirements Analysis
13 4 (14.29%) Degree
13 4 (14.29%) Mathematics
14 3 (10.71%) Continuous Integration
14 3 (10.71%) Manual Testing
14 3 (10.71%) Numerate Degree
14 3 (10.71%) WebDriver
15 1 (3.57%) QA Automation
15 1 (3.57%) SpecFlow
15 1 (3.57%) Component Testing

Test Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Crawley by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Communications & Networking
1 14 (50.00%) Wireless
Development Applications
1 4 (14.29%) HP UFT
1 4 (14.29%) Selenium
2 3 (10.71%) WebDriver
3 1 (3.57%) NUnit
3 1 (3.57%) SpecFlow
General
1 1 (3.57%) Aerospace
1 1 (3.57%) Banking
1 1 (3.57%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 4 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 13 (46.43%) Linux
2 7 (25.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (85.71%) Test Automation
2 19 (67.86%) Agile Software Development
3 16 (57.14%) Software Testing
4 12 (42.86%) BDD
4 12 (42.86%) Defect Tracking
4 12 (42.86%) Process Improvement
5 11 (39.29%) Root Cause Analysis
5 11 (39.29%) TDD
6 7 (25.00%) SDET
7 6 (21.43%) Test Scripting
8 4 (14.29%) Mathematics
8 4 (14.29%) Requirements Analysis
9 3 (10.71%) Continuous Integration
9 3 (10.71%) Manual Testing
10 1 (3.57%) Component Testing
10 1 (3.57%) QA Automation
10 1 (3.57%) Software Engineering
10 1 (3.57%) System Integration Testing
10 1 (3.57%) Unit Testing
10 1 (3.57%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 22 (78.57%) Python
2 5 (17.86%) C#
3 4 (14.29%) VBScript
4 1 (3.57%) Java
4 1 (3.57%) PHP
4 1 (3.57%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (14.29%) Degree
2 3 (10.71%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (32.14%) QA
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